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We must learn,' he says, ' to speak and write English ; then we must study it in the
seats of its power, in the great English authors. Early rapid reading gives us
words without definition. We get the denotation of names of common material ...
Book 1 52 Book II 82 Notes. Book 1 119 Book II 160 Appendix. Extracts from the
Genesis of the Pseudo-Caedmon, Mor- ley's Translation 191 Index of Authors
Quoted or Referred to . . . . 199 INTRODUCTION. I. SKETCH OF MILTON'S LIFE.
I had my time, readers, as others have, who have good learning bestowed upon
them, to be sent to those places where the opinion was, it might be soonest
attained ; and, as the manner is, was not unstudied in those authors which are
... so much a proficient, that if I found those authors anywhere speaking unworthy
things of themselves, or unchaste of those names which before they had extolled,
this effect it wrought with me, — from that time forward their art I still applauded, ...
In connexion with all which, or with any particularly striking instance of the use by
Milton of a thought or a phrase from previous authors, let the reader remember
his own definition of plagiarism, given in his EtKoi/OKAaarijs. ' Such kind of ...
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LibraryThing Reviewביקורת משתמש - VivalaErin - LibraryThing
The shortest answer is: John Milton was a poetic genius. PL is so beautiful, you can't help but feel for Adam and Eve. Even Satan is a great character - he so wants to be an epic hero. This poem is a masterpiece, and he wrote it completely blind. Beautiful, absolutely amazing. קרא סקירה מלאה
LibraryThing Reviewביקורת משתמש - StefanY - LibraryThing
Historical significance and beautifully descriptive prose aside, I couldn't get into this book at all. Maybe it's too much familiarity with the plot or the inevitability of the impending doom of the ... קרא סקירה מלאה